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Easy Bread Kadayif

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  Bread loaf 1 Large (Day Old)
  Sugar 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Water 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Rose water/Orange water 2 Tablespoon
  Ricotta cheese 1 Pound
  Whipping cream 1 Pint
  Ground unsalted pistachio nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Unsalted)

Remove all the crust from the bread.
If your bread is round, place it in a lightly oiled round dish, if it is oval, use a rectangle dish.
Set aside.
Prepare the syrup by placing the sugar in a heavy pan.
Place over low heat and let the sugar melt until it is golden.
Do not let it burn or it will have a bitter taste.
Wearing gloves for protection, carefully pour the water into the caramel.
Stir until well combined.
Add the rose or orange water.
Pour the syrup over the bread.
Cover and chill. (You can prepare the bread a few days in advance, if you wish.)
When ready to serve whip the ricotta cheese in a food processor and blend in the cream.
Spoon over the chilled bread.
Sprinkle with the nuts.
Cover and chill before serving.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 7014 Calories from Fat 2497

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 279 g429.2%

Saturated Fat 157.3 g786.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 917.1 mg305.7%

Sodium 5189.6 mg216.2%

Total Carbohydrates 958 g319.3%

Dietary Fiber 27.9 g111.8%

Sugars 539.1 g

Protein 134 g268.3%

Vitamin A 44.6% Vitamin C 3.5%

Calcium 192.7% Iron 152.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Easy Bread Kadayif Recipe